Books tagged: novelette

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The Light of the Earth As Seen From Tartarus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
Ian and Jack Talley and the Prometheus Space Program set a record for the fastest manned flight to Jupiter. But the journey ended in disaster, crippling Jack and killing the rest of the crew. Ten years later, an eccentric multi-billionaire offers them all his money, and a second chance, if they'll fly him to Pluto. But they must decide whether they are making history, or repeating it.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011 by Alain Gomez. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western
Book 2 of the Jimmy Cochran story. Jimmy and Adelaide get married but their bliss is cut short with the arrival of a new pastor in town. Despite Pastor Ramstein's popularity with the townsfolk, Jimmy's suspicions that the pastor is up to no good prove to be well founded. But he may be too late to save the town... Novella, approx. 18,000 words
Glint of a Suncatcher (Children of Jad #1)
Series: Children of Jad, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Amazing discovery or a trigger to war… Elvy Akuma hopes to make a little extra money by finding and selling Suncatchers, the shells of a native Jad land-mollusk, to tourists. She finds something else in the dirt, instead. An unexpected discovery that could make the humble world of Jad famous. Or it could reignite a war between Human and Chion. A science fiction novelette.
OtherWhere: The Crazies
Price: Free! Words: 11,290. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
John Bedford leads an honest if unremarkable, life as a train station manager. But a chance encounter with a strange woman on the way to work looks set to shake his ordinary world to its core. Forgotten and disturbing events from his past begin to unravel the present as the bizarre Mary takes him on a whistle-stop tour of the OtherWhere, a world that only exists on the flip-side of reality.
The Silent Box Second Edition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,360. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
After many years of searching, Frank, and his associate find Pandora’s Box in a remote location. However, the artifacts power forces them to hide it from all of mankind. But this doesn’t stop a gang of zealots aimed to use the box as a means to control and bring the world to its end.
The Whale's Call
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The discovery of a beached whale leads young Corey Blake to an incredible voyage within an underwater universe. Corey, and her brother Alexander, miraculously inhabit the bodies of two Gray Whales and travel to a mysterious congregation of cetaceans intent on changing the course of planetary destiny. We meet a host of whales, from comic to mystic, threatened by nefarious government agents.
The Blessed & The Damned: A Novelette
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
When her daughter is kidnapped, Lorna Jassan returns to Kuwar in order to save her. Forced to seek help from Weslin, a man she never wanted to see again, Lorna must find her daughter while keeping a secret hidden. But Kuwar has secrets of its own. Can Lorna unravel them in time to rescue her daughter and escape?
The Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Cicely's battle with breast cancer is half won but with a faltering marriage, she feels as though she's lost. Her husband thinks she's going crazy after she tells him that she keeps seeing a disembodied hand pulling on her. Cicely thinks it's a ghost, until she finds out the previous owner of the house is the equivalent of a real mad scientist.
Mars is a Bummer, Man
Price: Free! Words: 11,650. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » General
You can take people off earth, but can you take the earth out of people? Humanity's first mission to Mars hits a nasty speed bump. Personality, passion and persuasion form a deadly triangle on the first Martian colony. This novelette by Frank Severino cynically explores notions of character, class, human expansion, legacies and what the future might regrettably consider historically valuable.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,990. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
"We’ve wandered outside God’s field of view to where there’s a hole in the sky, and if I doze off at my post or my instruments fail, then it's not Jesus coming through the clouds; it’s the slow, systematic destruction of our universe by a thing that doesn’t breathe or think or feel. How can anyone believe whoever made this universe had anything resembling love in their heart?"